Washington (CNN) — It is a scene ripped from Hollywood spy thrillers: Russian agents living and working among everyday, American citizens as cover for their true mission of stealing state secrets. In real
We revisit the highs, the lows, the most-Tweeted about. Here are our picks for the best and worst identity design this year. It has never been harder to design a good visual identity. Brands live on dozens
Instagram is combining the best of Snapchat and Periscope to help you get comfortable on camera. Rather than overlap with Facebook Live and Messenger, Instagram is putting an ephemeral spin on video streaming
Oculus VR is only a few weeks away from releasing the Rift headset. And while that kicks off high-end virtual reality on PC, it’s the end of an uncertain journey for developers building games for these
That dream you had, to create worlds with a touch of button and a wave of your hand? Well that’s happening right now thanks to Epic Games. The Unreal Engine, from independent studios to triple AAA titles,
New virtual reality narrative experiments help bring interactivity to moviegoers. The story of virtual reality at Utah's Sundance Film Festival largely mirrors the recent history of virtual reality itself.
This year, you’ll be able to attend the Sundance Film Festival from the comfort of your home – or parts of it, anyway. For the next couple of weeks, you can use the Milk VR app for Google Cardboard or
Google Cardboard is one of the search giant's coolest projects in a long time. Sure, it's not as immediately useful as Google Maps, and you won't find yourself checking it as often as Search — but it's
Crytek’s new project for the Oculus Rift shows us exactly where VR gaming is going – towards heady and experiential gameplay Above you, the craggy face of the cliff seems to stretch up endlessly toward
It’s not just the New York Times getting ready to present virtual reality videos on Google Cardboard; YouTube is today announcing support for 3D VR videos. To be clear, YouTube has been able to play 360-degree
Lytro first made a name for itself with a small rectangular camera that did one magical thing: It allowed you to refocus photos after you've taken them. It did this trick thanks to some complex software
Rather than doubling down on mobile, Microsoft has decided to look into the future — and the result is HoloLens. The headset, which has been at least three years in the making and is rumoured to be released
Emergent VR, a startup that promises full video capture that can be viewed on virtual reality headsets like the Gear VR, has raised $2.2 million from Accel Partners, Rothenberg Ventures and Google Ventures.
A new campaign uses virtual reality documentaries to raise awareness and trigger empathy. I'm standing on the rooftop of an abandoned building in Monrovia, Liberia. My gaze drifts from the setting sun
New opportunities for business as well as entertainment beckon as devices such as the Oculus Rift hit the mainstream After months of anticipation and development, Oculus has finally unveiled the consumer